Tim Matson surveys an often overlooked aspect of independent livingafirelight. In this completely revised and updated classic, Matson describes in lively detail all the elements of firelightabeginning with an explanation of the lighting system he developed from his Vermont home. ac The romantic history and modern molding of candlepower ac Traditional kerosene lamps ac The versatile Aladdin ac Liquid propane (LP) gas lights ac Kerosene and gas pressure lanterns (the Coleman) ac Incandescent mantle safety ac The qReturn of Firelightq from glass-fronted hearths and stoves In addition, Matson shows how to select, assemble, install, and safely maintain these non-electric sources of light. This guide will be indispensable for vacation homes, camps, boats, RVs, independent homesteadsaand anywhere in a blackout.This guide will be indispensable for vacation homes, camps, boats, RVs, independent homesteadsaand anywhere in a blackout.
|Title||:||The Book of Non-electric Lighting: The Classic Guide to the Safe Use of Candles, Fuel Lamps, Lanterns, Gaslights & Fire-View Stoves|
|Publisher||:||The Countryman Press - 2011-11-28|